Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database Administrator
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 139 140
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 6 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Manchester median daily rate £400 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.72% +6.92%
10th Percentile £335 £271 £293
90th Percentile £439 £430 £388
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,690 2,985 3,661
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 94.37% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,737 1,903 2,079
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £230 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 60 137
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £11.26 £10.50 £11.08
90th Percentile £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.62 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +0.69% -18.60% +30.30%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Oracle DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Manchester

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle DBA in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in Manchester

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in Manchester

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 - -
Stockport - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
North West

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) DCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (16.67%) Database Security
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) DTS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) HP